Wolves lock Soaring Eagle down in OT, advance to semis | School Sports

Thank you for reading! On your next view you will be asked to log in or create an account to continue reading. Thank you for reading! On your next view you will be asked to log in to your subscriber account or create an account and subscribepurchase a subscription to continue reading. Green Canyon’s Kennedy Eskelson, right, drives to the basket as Juan Diego’s Mahinetea Tavanae and Kira Rhay defend Thursday in Ogden in a 4A state quarterfinal game. Green Canyon’s Shante Falslev (22) takes a shot as Juan Diego’s Mahinetea Tavanae defends Thursday in Ogden at the 4A state playoffs. Green Canyon’s Kennedy Eskelson, right, drives to the basket as Juan Diego’s Mahinetea Tavanae and Kira Rhay defend Thursday in Ogden in a 4A state quarterfinal game. So it was in the Green Canyon girls’ 61-54 overtime win over Juan Diego in the 4A state quarterfinals. The Wolves made only one basket the entire extra four minutes, but that one shot dictated the entire period. “We needed to start that run,” GC head coach Alexis Bird said. “I think us being on the run first kind of defeated Juan Diego a little bit mentally and then we just lock d...

Add creative accents to your garden with colorful containers, artful objects, scene setting

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